Welcome to Swalwell Primary School
At Swalwell Primary School we work together to promote learning and achieve the highest standards for every child through high expectations and high quality teaching.
We provide an education that is enjoyable, inclusive, stimulating and challenging and which allows individuals to develop their educational potential and skills for life.
The school promotes fundamental British values and is at the heart of the community and provides a safe, secure and respectful environment which enables pupils to develop emotionally, physically, socially, spiritually and academically.
‘EVERY LESSON COUNTS.’
Mrs J Smith: Head Teacher
ATTENDANCE – week ending 12/01/2018
- Reception 96%
- Year 2 96%
- Year 4 95%
- Year 6 100%
- Year 1 95%
- Year 3 95%
- Year 5 94%
- Whole School Last Year 95.3%
Every Lesson Counts...discover what our classes have been learning below
Swalwell Primary School pupils got quite a shock when they walked into the school yard and discovered a police car waiting in the yard for them! Pupils speculated wildly on the cause of this, but suspicions were confirmed when they entered their classrooms and were...read more
Wouldn't you like to attend a school that sells Fairtrade bars? By doing this we are helping poorer countries to make a good living. The fairtrade bars are sold in school for 37p each by children in the Year 6 class. All pupils are encouraged to buy these bars at...read more
The CLC at Heworth was the setting for a day of ICT datalogging. Opportunities were provided in the morning for all Year 6 children to record temperature, sound and light. Their findings were input and printed out. Later that day children used Matilda software and...read more
For 5 days in May Year 6 pupils were subjected to a week of testing. Our english, maths and science skills have been greatly improved with all the practice we have done this year. Mr Hampson has been very supportive throughout and has given us the confidence to do our...read more
Year 6 and Year 5 pupils shocked all Impetus judges by giving them a hip hop rap of their project this year at the Impetus award! Raising Aspirations was the theme of the rap and the pupils did the school proud with their performance. Here is an excerpt from the rap;...read more
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The internet can be great fun. You can chat to your friends, play games and learn about new things. But sometimes things happen which can make you upset. People may say mean things which make you feel sad, or you may see something that you don’t like.
If this happens, you must remember it’s not your fault.
TELL AN ADULT YOU TRUST if you are upset or worried about something that has happened to you. They can help you to report it to CEOP.
If you feel in danger phone 999 to speak to the police.
They will make sure you are safe.